The late Paco Peralta’s designs were flattering and he was a great supporter of the sewing community so this month I bring you my version of Vogue 1593 using this denim. Last year Sew Much Talent’s facebook group held a sewalong lead by Alethia and I bought the pattern at the time. I love fitted … Continue reading Paco Peralta dress
Hattie by Style Arc patterns is very urban hence my choosing this dress for my September make for Minerva Crafts. Give me a wraparound style dress any day. I love them as they give me the illusion of a waist. Lovely crepe I chose this lovely crepe and I decided to break out and use … Continue reading A turning point
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Always jumpsuit minded.
There are so many times finding the right pants can be a drag. Style Arc’s Lola Woven Pants were terrific and the fit made me quite excited. I really wasn’t sure that I had anything that I could pair with these pants and low and behold, I found this ponte top I made last year – … Continue reading Excited
After blogging for 11 years, there are people I've kept in contact with and over the years though sharing our sewing experiences and this has given me a sharing group of friends I truly treasure. #sewover50 @sewover50 The #sewover50 @sewover50 team asked me to write this post to encourage you to blog if you're not … Continue reading A sharing community
Would you believe this jacket is part of my teal wardrobe capsule as part of Minerva Crafts Network bloggers? I had really grand ideas of making a French jacket with lots of trimmings and a zipper. Uhm, I edited these ideas back for a couple of reasons. Knit fabric: Last month I learnt a lesson … Continue reading An evening teal